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Police forces cordon off road after several injured in 'serious incident' in Wales

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Police forces cordon off road after several injured in 'serious incident' in Wales
Police forces cordon off road after several injured in 'serious incident' in Wales

Police in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, have cordoned off a road after attending a "serious incident" involving "a number of casualties" on March 5.

Police in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, have cordoned off a road after attending a "serious incident" involving "a number of casualties" on March 5.

A number of people have been injured, police have confirmed.

Footage from Liz Jones shows a heavy police presence as forces attended the incident on Baglan Street, Treorchy.

South Wales Police tweeted a statement: "Police units are currently dealing with a serious incident which occurred in Baglan Street, Treorchy, @swpRCT, at approximately midday today.

"Ambulance crews are also in attendance as the incident involves a number of casualties.

"The street has been closed off and people are advised to avoid the area until further notice." Rhondda MP Chris Bryant tweeted: "I’m aware of disturbing events on Baglan Street in Treherbert/Ynyswen.

My thoughts go out to all those affected and thanks to @swpRCT and @WelshAmbulance who are in attendance." The situation is currently unclear.

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